|P. G. Wodehouse The Inimitable Jeeves CD 5 Of 6|
P.G. Wodehouse - The Inimitable Jeeves CD 5 of 6
|The Essence of Christianity - Ludwig Feuerbach|
LibriVox recording of The Essence of Christianity, by Ludwig Feuerbach. Read by Rom Maczka. Taking issue with Hegel's sense that God, as Logos, is somehow central to all that is, Feuerbach explores his own notion that Christianity, as religion, grew quite naturally from ordinary human observation. Only upon deeper, systematic reflection did people postulate a divine source--God. Religious teaching which loses sight of its own essential rootedness in human experience runs the risk becoming overly...
Keywords: librivox; audibook; christianity; Feuerbach, religion
|The Gamekeeper at Home - Richard Jefferies|
LibriVox recording of The Gamekeeper at Home, by Richard Jefferies. Read by Andy Minter. Richard Jefferies (1848 – 1887) was born and spent his childhood on a farm at Coate,Wiltshire. He joined the ‘Wiltshire and Gloucestershire Standard’ in 1868 and also started to write articles and pamphlets on various agricultural issues and local history topics. He is best known for his depiction of English rural life in essays, books of natural history, and novels...
Keywords: librivox; audibook; jefferies; animals; nature; biography
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|Odyssey (in Ancient Greek) - Christian Pecaut|
This is the first ever recording of how Homer's epic, the Odyssey, sounded amongst the crowds on the shores of Greece.
Keywords: homer; odyssey; audibook; odysseus; poseidon; war; greeks; troy
|Wessex Tales - Thomas Hardy|
LibriVox recording of Wessex Tales, by Thomas Hardy. Read by Tadhg Hynes. Wessex Tales is a collection of six short stories written by Hardy in the 1880’s. If you’ve never read Hardy they’ll serve as a good introduction to his writing. Though not as comprehensive as his major works they do contain all the ingredients that make him instantly recognisable. (Introduction by T. Hynes.) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other for...
Keywords: LibriVox; audibook; public domain; short stories; literature; Hardy
|Novelle per un anno, vol. 5: La Mosca - Luigi Pirandello|
LibriVox recording of Novelle per un anno, vol. 5: La Mosca, by Luigi Pirandello. Novelle per un anno è una raccolta di 241 novelle scritte da Luigi Pirandello. Originariamente sono state pubblicate sul Corriere della Sera, successivamente ripubblicate in 15 raccolte. Inizialmente erano previste 24 raccolte contenenti 365 novelle, tuttavia la prematura morte dell'autore ha impedito il raggiungimento del traguardo...
Keywords: librivox; audibook; audiolibro; Pirandello; italian; italiano; letteratura; literature; novelle; short stories
|Bible (CUV) NT 01: 聖經 (和合本) 新約全書 - 馬太福音 - Chinese Union Version|
This is a LibriVox recording of the Gospel of Matthew. Read in Mandarin by various LibriVox volunteers. The Chinese Union Version (CUV) (Chinese: 和合本; pinyin: héhé běn; literally "harmonized/united version") is the predominant Chinese language translation of the Bible used by Chinese Protestants. It is considered by many to be the Chinese Protestant’s Bible. The CUV in use today is the vernacular Mandarin version, published in two slightly different editions - the Shen Edition (神版...
Keywords: librivox; audibook; gospel of matthew; bible in chinese; chinese audiobook; bible in mandarin
|Troilus and Criseyde - Christian Pecaut|
The double sorwe of Troilus to tellen, That was the king Priamus sone of Troye, In lovinge, how his aventures fellen Fro wo to wele, and after out of Ioye, My purpos is, er that I parte fro ye. Thesiphone, thou help me for tendyte Thise woful vers, that wepen as I wryte! Here is the text: http://omacl.org/Troilus/ More recordings here.
Keywords: troilus; criseyde; chaucer; audibook; love; pandare; homer; odyssey; pleyne; greeks; calkas; apollo; hector; troy; sorrow; lust; knight; heart; singing; aventure